Ryde Campus

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Ryde Campus video. The Northern Sydney Institute, part of TAFE

Set in 25 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens with views to the Blue Mountains, Ryde Campus is an internationally renowned specialist training centre for hospitality, tourism, horticulture and environmental management. It is the largest hospitality training centre in the Asia-Pacific region and one of the largest horticulture training centres in the world.

Hospitality students train in commercially equipped kitchens, bars, cafes and the Ambassador Restaurant. Training facilities for the horticulture industry include computerised glasshouses, landscape design studios, a full size cricket pitch, golf green and a bowling green.

Ryde Campus is built upon the homelands of the Guringai and Darug people.

Courses at Ryde Campus

Ryde Campus offers training programs across a range of areas including, environment and conservation, CAD, events, floristry, horticulture, hospitality, events management, land management and tourism.

Virtual tour

A walk through of our facilities at Ryde Campus.

The Northern Sydney Institute, part of TAFE

Ambassador restaurant

The Ambassador training restaurant, gives students the opportunity to practise and develop their culinary and restaurant service skills in a modern setting. The Ambassador is also open for public bookings on selected dates during each semester.

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Horticulture

One of the largest horticulture training centres in the world is located at Ryde Campus. Equipped with the latest training facilities, our horticulture students are immersed in a green world, giving a completely hands-on, real work-experience.

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Floristry

At Ryde Campus, floristry students can study from a vast range of programs: from short courses in flower care to special technique training for industry professionals, all in a setting that inspires every student to be creative

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Location

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Ryde Campus

250 Blaxland Road Ryde NSW 2112

Parking

Student parking is on the two lower car parking levels closest to Building H. Access is off Parkes Street.

Transport

Ryde Campus is accessible by bus (stop on Blaxland Road) or train (20 minute walk to West Ryde or Meadowbank Station).

Transport Infoline 131 500

Campus Map - PDF 482KB

Campus Office

Building H, Ground level, Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm.

Includes the:

  • Course Information Office
  • Student Administration Office
  • Cashier's Office (9:00am to 4:30pm only)
    No cash accepted. Payment by cheque, EFTPOS, or credit card (MasterCard or Visa) only.

Venue hire

Phone: + 61 2 9948 6292

Support Services

From choosing a course to graduation, our support services are there to help make your experience with us enjoyable and productive and to create opportunities for students with particular needs and interests.

Support services available at Ryde Campus are:

Student Guide 2013


The Northern Sydney Institute Student Guide (PDF 2MB) is full of detailed information on all the services and facilities available at each campus including canteen, library, showers, computers, photocopying, parking, student association and more.